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Studio One Scorcher – Various

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$62.00
Condition: Brand New

Description

This could well be the best in the series, hard to believe after the glorious delights of the Soul, Roots, Rockers and DJ's volumes, the kindly Soul Jazz have obtained a compilation from Mark Ainley which unleashes some absolute foundation music on an expectant public.

Vinyl furtlers will recognize some of tunes from the "Tuffest" white bagged lp, not the least Karl Bryan and Count Ossie's after hours genius on "Black Up". There's a dubplate only mix of "Last Call" and best of all, one of the first ever Studio One twelve inch, "Shockers Rock", Tommy McCook, Richard Ace, The Skatalites and Disco Height really turning the pressure up with the deranged oriental melody mutating into a rampant rhythm piece of dubwise ska. Worth price of admission alone, and unfortunately, another beyond essential piece of Soul Jazz, mining the seam which will be forever Clement Coxsone Dodd.

Release details

Label: Soul Jazz Records
Format: Vinyl, LP, Compilation
Units: 3
Country: UK
Released: 2002
Genre: Reggae
Style: Reggae, Dub, Ska

Tracklist

A1 Coconut Rock
A2 Mun-Dun-Go
A3 Shockers Rock
B1 Ringo Rock
B2 Jericho Skank
B3 The People Skanking
B4 Money Generator
C1 Afrikaan Beat
C2 Heavy Rock
C3 In Cold Blood
D1 Heavenless
D2 Bugaloo
D3 Red Blood
E1 Push Pull
E2 Sidewalk Doctor
E3 Namibia
F1 Last Call
F2 Still Calling -
F3 Black Up